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Mourant Ozannes once again named one of the world’s top offshore law firms

Mourant Ozannes once again named one of the world’s top offshore law firms

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mourant Ozannes has once again been named as one of the top offshore law firms in the world, coming runner up in the category of Offshore Firm of the Year at The Lawyer Awards held in London last week. According to the judges, Mourant Ozannes continues to make significant strides in its development since the […]

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Extension of Free Will Information Sessions

Extension of Free Will Information Sessions

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Wills team at Hanson Renouf has been overwhelmed by the demand for free information sessions. The sessions were originally offered throughout the months of June and July however due to popular demand they have been extended, and are now also being offered in August and September; with the next available appointment being on 10th […]

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Appleby Advises on Landmark Jersey Royal Deal

Appleby Advises on Landmark Jersey Royal Deal

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Jersey office of international law firm and fiduciary group, Appleby, has advised on the sale of iconic Jersey brand: the Jersey Royal Company Ltd. Lawyers based in the group’s Jersey office acted for the shareholders of The Jersey Royal Company Ltd (JRC) in their sale of JRC and its UK subsidiary, The Kent Potato […]

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Mistakes by Jersey employers contribute to record number of unfair dismissal claims

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mistakes by Jersey employers are contributing to record numbers of unfair dismissal claims in the Island, says a Collas Crill employment law specialist. With the news that more than 160 workers in Jersey claimed they were unfairly dismissed last year – the highest number since the Jersey Employment Tribunal began in 2005 – Collas Crill’s […]

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Collas Crill lawyer sworn in as Jersey Advocate

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill associate Simon Hurry was sworn in as a Jersey Advocate this week. Simon works in Collas Crill’s commercial Dispute Resolution team and is actively involved in leading and assisting with high value trust and commercial disputes. Simon also has experience in mediation and dealing with insolvency related matters, both in a contentious and […]

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New Advocate and Solicitor for Mourant Ozannes

New Advocate and Solicitor for Mourant Ozannes

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes have a new Jersey Advocate and Jersey Solicitor, who both appeared before the Royal Court of Jersey on Monday 3 March. James Daniel, who works in the Banking & Finance and Corporate practices, was sworn in as Advocate, and Carol Doherty, who works in the Litigation practice, was registered […]

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Celebrity deaths highlight importance of keeping your will up to date

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent high profile celebrity deaths highlight how important it is to keep your will up to date, says a Channel Islands wills expert. Philip Seymour Hoffman’s will was discovered to be out of date when he died suddenly at the age of 47 on 2 February 2014 of a drugs overdose. Wills specialist at Collas […]

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Mourant Ozannes wins Best Offshore Law Firm at Hedgeweek Global Awards

Mourant Ozannes wins Best Offshore Law Firm at Hedgeweek Global Awards

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has been voted the Best Offshore Law Firm at the Hedgeweek Global Awards, an annual event which recognises excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world. Online news publisher Hedgeweek received over 1,600 nominations from readers, including institutional and high net worth investors as well as […]

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First and only Family Arbitrator in Jersey

First and only Family Arbitrator in Jersey

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hanson Renouf is delighted to announce that Advocate Barbara Corbett, Partner and Head of Family Law, has qualified as a Family Arbitrator; she is the first and only one in Jersey. Family Arbitration is a process in which you place the decision making in the hands of an Arbitrator who is the equivalent of a […]

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Gift Security this year for Valentine’s Day

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Well it’s that time of year again when people scrabble around to find appropriate gifts for loved ones, often only to settle upon roses and chocolates. But why not gift your loved ones security this year? As lovely as roses and chocolates are, they don’t offer the same long term benefit to a loved one […]

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